Permanent links from Library Resources: Emerald

STAFF GUIDE

Permanent links in Emerald

  • Access the article through the Emerald database
  • Once you have identified the relevant article in the results list, right-click on the HTML link and click on 'Copy link address' in the pop-up menu, and paste this link into the OpenAthens Link Generator

Screen capture of an article result in Emerald database highlighting HTML button, and right-click menu plus Copy Link Address

  • Open the VU OpenAthens link generator (https://go.openathens.net/generate/vu.edu.au/71775300), ensure that Victoria University is selected (1), paste in the URL (2) and click 'Copy' (3). (Note that the URL disappears and the OpenAthens link is automatically generated).

Screen capture of Emerald link in OpenAthens.

  • Paste the OpenAthens link into your Readings module as needed.

Permanent links in Emerald (via the Library Search)

  • Locate the article in the Library Search
  • From the Library Search results list, click on 'Find this article in full text from Emerald'

  • OR, from the article details page in the Library Search, look for the link on the left-hand side

  • Following the link from the Library Search will take you directly to the article landing page in Emerald, where you can copy and paste the URL from the address bar and paste this link into the OpenAthens Link Generator

Screenshot of Emerald interface highlighting the URL to copy and paste.

  • Open the VU OpenAthens link generator (https://go.openathens.net/generate/vu.edu.au/71775300), ensure that Victoria University is selected (1), paste in the URL (2) and click 'Copy' (3). (Note that the URL disappears and the OpenAthens link is automatically generated).

Screen capture of an Emerald URL in OpenAthens

  • Paste the OpenAthens link into Readings as needed.